Trinity Health is pleased to welcome Janika Vondrak, PA-C, to our Emergency/Trauma team. Janika is a board-certified physician assistant with extensive experience providing immediate care to people with emergent and life-threatening illnesses and injuries. A graduate of Gonzaga University, Spokane, she completed her master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Touro University California, Vallejo. She subsequently joined the Emergency Department at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla, where she operated a clinical decision unit within the level 1 trauma center. Most recently she was a surgical first assistant in the OR at Desert Orthopedic Center, Las Vegas. Janika is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
Emergency/trauma care is a field of medicine that focuses on the immediate decision making and action necessary to prevent death or further disability in response to acute illness or injury.